Alfred State and Cuyahoga CC were tied 34-34 at half but the Challengers went on a run en route to a 70-58 victory on Thursday in Cleveland, OH. The Pioneers are now 2-8 on the season.
Tommy Hutson (Brooklyn/Susan McKinney) nailed seven 3-pointers to lead the blue & gold with 25 points. Patrick Parker (Jamaica/Hillcrest) and Calvin Williams (Queens/Francis Lewis) each finished with 11 points.
The Pioneers return to Ohio on Saturday when they take on Lakeland CC.